Study: drinking milk could prevent arthritis in women

Study: drinking milk could prevent arthritis in women

(Relaxnews) – Drinking low-fat or skim milk could slow the progression of knee arthritis, according to a recent study published in Arthritis Care & Research, the journal of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR). While cow milk certainly has its detractors, its role in promoting healthy bone structure has long been established. This latest study […]

11.04.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness ·
California Food Banks Have Crucial Need for More Milk

California Food Banks Have Crucial Need for More Milk

The Great American Milk Drive Launches to Provide Local Food Banks with Gallons of Milk San Clemente, Calif. – That gallon of milk you consider a staple in your refrigerator is missing in many of California’s food banks.  According to Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, milk is one of the items most requested […]

11.04.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Online, Services ·
NHM Brings Pop-up Nature Lab and Store to Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

NHM Brings Pop-up Nature Lab and Store to Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

Also Presenting the NHM Children’s Stage   WHAT:            The NHM booth at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books will feature talks, author signings, Dinosaur Encounters shows, live animal presentations, and hands-on workshops, in conjunction with the opening of the Butterfly Pavilion exhibit on April 13. WHO:              Book signings by Al Yankovic, Charles Phoenix, Jared Diamond, Brian Switek and […]

11.04.2014 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Entertainment, Happenings, Online ·
US VegWeek kicks off April 21

US VegWeek kicks off April 21

By Elena Johnson There are 52 weeks in a year – why not make at least one of them meat-free? US VegWeek kicks off on April 21! I hope you’ll join me in taking the 7-day VegPledge – for the planet, our health, and animals. When you sign up at USVegWeek.com, you’ll receive a free starter pack loaded with […]

11.04.2014 · Filled under: Happenings, Health & Fitness ·
New Hillary Clinton memoir set for June 10 release

New Hillary Clinton memoir set for June 10 release

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Hillary Clinton, the former US secretary of state who is contemplating a second run for the White House, will release a new memoir on June 10, her publisher announced Wednesday. A website owned by Simon & Schuster was allowing users to sign up and pre-order the book, which the publisher said would consist […]

11.04.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, International Stars ·
Out of Borneo: The role of slavery in the peopling of the Philippines

Out of Borneo: The role of slavery in the peopling of the Philippines

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 9:30 am – 10:45 am Fowler A139 UCLA Campus Los Angeles, CA 90095 Free and open to the public. Lecture by Roderick G. Orlina, PhD Candidate, Asia Research Centre, Murdoch University (Australia) One of the most glaring omissions in Philippine historical discourse is the legacy of slavery in shaping the nation’s […]

10.04.2014 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Michelle Williams returns in new Louis Vuitton campaign

Michelle Williams returns in new Louis Vuitton campaign

(Relaxnews) – The American actress has returned for a new campaign with the French luxury brand, showing off Louis Vuitton’s latest bags and luggage. In the new adverts, 33-year-old Williams shows off the Lockit, Capucines, and Alma bags, all representing (like the actress herself) “three different facets of femininity” according to the brand.  The Lockit […]

10.04.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden ·
UCLA Thai Smakom Culture Night “Before Summer”

UCLA Thai Smakom Culture Night “Before Summer”

Saturday, April 26, 2014 7:00 PM Schoenberg Hall Auditorium UCLA Campus Los Angeles, CA 90095 Free and open to the public but tickets required.  Further information available at www.facebook.com/events/621377741279666/. Come join us for our show filled with drama, fight scenes, song, and dance, Muay Thai demonstrations, Thai Smakom Modern dance group, traditional song and dance. Looktoong and Rum […]

10.04.2014 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Permanent Resident Does Not Require Job to Sponsor Spouse

Permanent Resident Does Not Require Job to Sponsor Spouse

By Atty. Henry Moyal Q. I’m a permanent resident of Canada. I landed in Ottawa, Ontario in 2005 and had a good paying job. In 2011, I returned to the Philippines to care for my ailing father and I have not returned to Canada since. During my stay in the Philippines I met a woman […]

10.04.2014 · Filled under: Legal Matters ·
Palmdale, California Author Publishes New Book

Palmdale, California Author Publishes New Book

This True Story Exposes the Realities of Chasing a Hollywood Dream “Within the Winds of Hollywood,” a new book by Joseph Yore, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. Emporium, Pennsylvania, bruised his ego and broke his heart. So Joseph Yore left his hometown to go west in San Francisco, California to start his […]

10.04.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Online ·
New book details one family’s sugar-free year

New book details one family’s sugar-free year

(Relaxnews) – In 2011, Eve Schaub and her family decided to eliminate added sugar from their diet for one year. The experience was a positive one overall, as the author recounts in her new memoir “Year of No Sugar,” published in the US this week. In a world full of processed foods, added sugar is […]

10.04.2014 · Filled under: Books, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Online ·
Crystal Cruises creates ‘Game of Thrones’ excursion

Crystal Cruises creates ‘Game of Thrones’ excursion

(Relaxnews) – Crystal Cruises has created an excursion for “Game of Thrones” fans that will take guests to key filming locations in Northern Ireland as part of a cruise along the British Isles. In response to the cult-like popularity of the HBO fantasy drama, the cruise line has added a half-day excursion to their seven […]

10.04.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Home & Garden, Online ·
Adam Brody and Chloë Sevigny to play expats for Amazon

Adam Brody and Chloë Sevigny to play expats for Amazon

(Relaxnews) – The audiovisual division of the online retail giant has recruited the two stars for a new pilot, which begins shooting this week in Paris and will also feature Dree Hemingway and Carrie MacLemore. Amazon Studios’ “The Cosmopolitans” will follow a group of American expatriates living in the French capital. Written and directed by […]

10.04.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·
Analyst: Apple prepping phablets, tablets and more for 2014 launch

Analyst: Apple prepping phablets, tablets and more for 2014 launch

(Relaxnews) – Expect to see a bigger iPhone, lighter iPads and even a new addition to the company’s lightweight MacBook Air notebook line before the end of the year. Unlike so many analysts that spend their time second-guessing what Apple has planned or the next industry it is going to disrupt, Ming Chi-Kuo from KGI […]

10.04.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
Istanbul bumps Paris to become top 2014 destination: TripAdvisor

Istanbul bumps Paris to become top 2014 destination: TripAdvisor

(Relaxnews) – Istanbul has emerged as the top destination in a ranking that serves as a barometer of the most popular travel hotspots trending around the world in 2014. The largest city in Turkey has pulled off an impressive feat in the sixth edition of TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Destinations 2014 report, leapfrogging 11 places from last year […]

09.04.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Home & Garden ·
Virgin Galactic launches search for boy behind spaceline idea

Virgin Galactic launches search for boy behind spaceline idea

(Relaxnews) – Sir Richard Branson has launched a worldwide appeal to help him find the child who, 26 years ago, asked a question that inspired him to launch his commercial spaceline Virgin Galactic. During a live appearance on a BBC TV show in 1988, Branson answered a viewer call from a young Shihan Musafer, who […]

09.04.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Offbeat, Online, Videos ·
Grand Jury Returns an Indictment Against State Senator Yee, Raymond “Shrimpboy” Chow, and 27 Related Defendants

Grand Jury Returns an Indictment Against State Senator Yee, Raymond “Shrimpboy” Chow, and 27 Related Defendants

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal grand jury returned an indictment yesterday charging 29 defendants with firearms trafficking, money laundering, murder-for-hire, drug distribution, trafficking in contraband cigarettes, and honest services fraud, announced U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag, FBI Special Agent in Charge David J. Johnson, and Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigation Special Agent in Charge José M. Martinez. […]

09.04.2014 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Oscar winner plans TV drama about Italian-American pope: report

Oscar winner plans TV drama about Italian-American pope: report

(ROME-AFP) – Italy’s Oscar-winning director Paolo Sorrentino plans to make a debut television series entitled “The Young Pope” about Lenny Belardo — a fictional first-ever Italian American pontiff, an Italian daily reported on Tuesday. The name of the actor who will play the Catholic leader in the eight-part 50-minute series has not been revealed but […]

09.04.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Amy Poehler and Tina Fey to co-star in ‘The Nest’

Amy Poehler and Tina Fey to co-star in ‘The Nest’

(Relaxnews) – The two “Saturday Night Live” alums will reunite for this upcoming Universal comedy, Deadline.com reports. In “The Nest,” Amy Poehler and Tina Fey will play two 30-something sisters who decide to throw one last party in their parents’ house, which is about to be sold. The comedy will be helmed by Jason Moore, […]

09.04.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·